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profileHenry J. Feldman, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
AddressBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
General Medicine - PBS 2
330 Brookline Ave
Boston MA 02215
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1999 - 1999President's Service Award For Leadership

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Dr. Henry Feldman

Henry Feldman, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

He currently holds dual appointments in the Division of General Internal Medicine in the section of Hospital Medicine and in the Division of Clinical Informatics. He works as a hospitalist at BIDMC on the teaching and non-teaching medical services and is heading the redesign of the patient portal "PatientSite" at BIDMC.

He also is the Chief Information Architect for the Division of Clinical Informatics, and runs the division's software development team. He has designed several clinical systems, including the RW Electronic Health Record, the ChartReview chart auditing system, Physician Licensing among others.

He received his undergraduate degree from Northeastern University in Boston in 1990, then returned to Medical School graduating from NYU School of Medicine in 2001. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at NYU Medical Center/Bellevue, followed by a year as a Chief Medical Resident at NYU. He also did a 2 year research fellowship in Medical Informatics at NYU. Clinically during his fellowship he was a medical attending in the outpatient clinic at the NY VA Medical Center as well as a ward attending at Bellevue Hospital and the NY VA Medical Center.

Work Experience
Prior to becoming a physician he was in the computer industry for almost 10 years, serving with such companies as Microsoft, 2 subsidiaries of Allen-Bradley, The Boston Consulting Group, among others. For the 2 years prior to coming to Harvard, he served in the section of Medical Informatics at NYU School of Medicine, and created the web based virtual patient modules as part of the CDC Psychosocial Aspects of Bioterrorism grant as well as computerizing outpatient clinic scheduling.

He currently also runs the software development team in clinical informatics, as well as numerous other projects.

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  1. Feldman HJ. Response to letter to the editor. Int J Med Inform. 2014 Aug; 83(8):604. PMID: 24880918.
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  2. Feldman HJ, Walker J, Li J, Delbanco T. OpenNotes: hospitalists' challenge and opportunity. J Hosp Med. 2013 Jul; 8(7):414-7. PMID: 23813756.
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  3. Delbanco T, Walker J, Bell SK, Darer JD, Elmore JG, Farag N, Feldman HJ, Mejilla R, Ngo L, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Trivedi N, Vodicka E, Leveille SG. Inviting patients to read their doctors' notes: a quasi-experimental study and a look ahead. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Oct 02; 157(7):461-70. PMID: 23027317; PMCID: PMC3908866.
  4. Walker J, Leveille SG, Ngo L, Vodicka E, Darer JD, Dhanireddy S, Elmore JG, Feldman HJ, Lichtenfeld MJ, Oster N, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Delbanco T. Inviting patients to read their doctors' notes: patients and doctors look ahead: patient and physician surveys. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Dec 20; 155(12):811-9. PMID: 22184688; PMCID: PMC3772715.
  5. Feldman HJ, Al-Jalahma H, Al-Ali R, Reti S. Faxed Arabic prescriptions: a medication error waiting to happen? Int J Med Inform. 2012 Mar; 81(3):192-5. PMID: 22178294.
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  6. Gray JE, Feldman H, Reti S, Markson L, Lu X, Davis RB, Safran CA. Using Digital Crumbs from an Electronic Health Record to identify, study and improve health care teams. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2011; 2011:491-500. PMID: 22195103; PMCID: PMC3243159.
  7. Reti SR, Feldman HJ, Safran C. Online access and literacy in Maori New Zealanders with diabetes. J Prim Health Care. 2011 Sep 01; 3(3):190-1. PMID: 21892419.
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  8. Delbanco T, Walker J, Darer JD, Elmore JG, Feldman HJ, Leveille SG, Ralston JD, Ross SE, Vodicka E, Weber VD. Open notes: doctors and patients signing on. Ann Intern Med. 2010 Jul 20; 153(2):121-5. PMID: 20643992.
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  9. Beeghly M, Ware J, Soul J, du Plessis A, Khwaja O, Senapati GM, Robson CD, Robertson RL, Poussaint TY, Barnewolt CE, Feldman HA, Estroff JA, Levine D. Neurodevelopmental outcome of fetuses referred for ventriculomegaly. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Apr; 35(4):405-16. PMID: 20069560; PMCID: PMC2892836.
  10. Reti SR, Feldman HJ, Ross SE, Safran C. Improving personal health records for patient-centered care. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010 Mar-Apr; 17(2):192-5. PMID: 20190063; PMCID: PMC3000780.
  11. Feldman H, Reti S, Kaldany E, Safran C. Deployment of a highly secure clinical data repository in an insecure international environment. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2010; 160(Pt 2):869-73. PMID: 20841809.
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  12. Jay M, Adams J, Herring SJ, Gillespie C, Ark T, Feldman H, Jones V, Zabar S, Stevens D, Kalet A. A randomized trial of a brief multimedia intervention to improve comprehension of food labels. Prev Med. 2009 Jan; 48(1):25-31. PMID: 19022282.
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  13. Reti SR, Feldman HJ, Safran C. Governance for personal health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Jan-Feb; 16(1):14-7. PMID: 18952939; PMCID: PMC2605603.
  14. Cantor MN, Feldman HJ, Triola MM. Using trigger phrases to detect adverse drug reactions in ambulatory care notes. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007 Apr; 16(2):132-4. PMID: 17403760; PMCID: PMC2653150.
  15. Bassan H, Benson CB, Limperopoulos C, Feldman HA, Ringer SA, Veracruz E, Stewart JE, Soul JS, Disalvo DN, Volpe JJ, du Plessis AJ. Ultrasonographic features and severity scoring of periventricular hemorrhagic infarction in relation to risk factors and outcome. Pediatrics. 2006 Jun; 117(6):2111-8. PMID: 16740854.
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  16. Triola M, Feldman H, Kalet AL, Zabar S, Kachur EK, Gillespie C, Anderson M, Griesser C, Lipkin M. A randomized trial of teaching clinical skills using virtual and live standardized patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 May; 21(5):424-9. PMID: 16704382; PMCID: PMC1484797.
  17. Triola MM, Feldman HJ, Pearlman EB, Kalet AL. Meeting requirements and changing culture. The development of a web-based clinical skills evaluation system. J Gen Intern Med. 2004 May; 19(5 Pt 2):492-5. PMID: 15109310; PMCID: PMC1492338.
  18. Feldman H, Levy PD. Hot pepper-induced urticaria while repairing a digital laceration. Am J Emerg Med. 2003 Mar; 21(2):159. PMID: 12671821.
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  19. Kelder SH, Osganian SK, Feldman HA, Webber LS, Parcel GS, Leupker RV, Wu MC, Nader PR. Tracking of physical and physiological risk variables among ethnic subgroups from third to eighth grade: the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health cohort study. Prev Med. 2002 Mar; 34(3):324-33. PMID: 11902849.
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  20. Feldman HA, Johannes CB, Derby CA, Kleinman KP, Mohr BA, Araujo AB, McKinlay JB. Erectile dysfunction and coronary risk factors: prospective results from the Massachusetts male aging study. Prev Med. 2000 Apr; 30(4):328-38. PMID: 10731462.
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  21. Edmundson E, Parcel GS, Feldman HA, Elder J, Perry CL, Johnson CC, Williston BJ, Stone EJ, Yang M, Lytle L, Webber L. The effects of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health upon psychosocial determinants of diet and physical activity behavior. Prev Med. 1996 Jul-Aug; 25(4):442-54. PMID: 8812822.
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  22. Webber LS, Osganian SK, Feldman HA, Wu M, McKenzie TL, Nichaman M, Lytle LA, Edmundson E, Cutler J, Nader PR, Luepker RV. Cardiovascular risk factors among children after a 2 1/2-year intervention-The CATCH Study. Prev Med. 1996 Jul-Aug; 25(4):432-41. PMID: 8818067.
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  23. McKenzie TL, Nader PR, Strikmiller PK, Yang M, Stone EJ, Perry CL, Taylor WC, Epping JN, Feldman HA, Luepker RV, Kelder SH. School physical education: effect of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health. Prev Med. 1996 Jul-Aug; 25(4):423-31. PMID: 8818066.
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  24. McKinlay JB, Potter DA, Feldman HA. Non-medical influences on medical decision-making. Soc Sci Med. 1996 Mar; 42(5):769-76. PMID: 8685745.
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  25. Joshi A, Douglass CW, Feldman H, Mitchell P, Jette A. Consequences of success: do more teeth translate into more disease and utilization? J Public Health Dent. 1996; 56(4):190-7. PMID: 8906702.
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  26. Moore BJ, Feldman HA, Reid MB. Developmental changes in diaphragm contractile properties. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1993 Aug; 75(2):522-6. PMID: 8226448.
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  27. McGuire SM, Fox CH, Douglass CW, Tennstedt SL, Feldman HA. Beneath the surface of coronal caries: primary decay, recurrent decay, and failed restorations in a population-based survey of New England elders. J Public Health Dent. 1993; 53(2):76-82. PMID: 8515415.
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  28. Milton DK, Feldman HA, Neuberg DS, Bruckner RJ, Greaves IA. Environmental endotoxin measurement: the Kinetic Limulus Assay with Resistant-parallel-line Estimation. Environ Res. 1992 Apr; 57(2):212-30. PMID: 1568442.
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  29. Bizal CL, Butler JP, Feldman HA, Valberg PA. Kinetics of phagocytosis and phagosome-lysosome fusion in hamster lung and peritoneal macrophages. J Leukoc Biol. 1991 Sep; 50(3):229-39. PMID: 1856594.
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  30. Anderson PJ, Garshick E, Blanchard JD, Feldman HA, Brain JD. Intersubject variability in particle deposition does not explain variability in responsiveness to methacholine. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1991 Sep; 144(3 Pt 1):649-54. PMID: 1892306.
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  31. Wetmore LA, Gerard NP, Herron DK, Bollinger NG, Baker SR, Feldman HA, Drazen JM. Leukotriene receptor on U-937 cells: discriminatory responses to leukotrienes C4 and D4. Am J Physiol. 1991 Aug; 261(2 Pt 1):L164-71. PMID: 1678589.
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  32. Zeltner TB, Sweeney TD, Skornik WA, Feldman HA, Brain JD. Retention and clearance of 0.9-micron particles inhaled by hamsters during rest or exercise. J Appl Physiol (1985). 1991 Mar; 70(3):1137-45. PMID: 2032979.
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